Jesse Russ

April 1884–1954 (Age 69)
Columbus, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Jesse

When Jesse Russ was born in April 1884, in Columbus, North Carolina, United States, his father, John Walter Russ, was 25 and his mother, Emma Sylvinia Little, was 15. He lived in Waccamaw Township, Brunswick, North Carolina, United States in 1900 and Freeland, Brunswick, North Carolina, United States in 1949. He died in 1954, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

John Walter Russ
1858–1936
Emma Sylvinia Little
1868–1941
George Burton Russ
1876–1949
Oliver Randolph Russ
1879–1956
Jesse Russ
1884–1954
Annie Lee Victoria Russ
1887–1926
Christopher Cleveland Russ
1889–1941
Lillie Moore Russ
1890–1917
Nicie Caroline Russ
1892–1990
Jasper Quincy Russ
1893–1975
Albert Solon Russ
1895–1987
Bessie Caledonia Russ
1897–1985
Burris Lee Russ
1900–1967
Celia Russ
1902–1932
Melvin Roscoe Russ
1904–1951
Addie Evelyn Russ
1909–1992
Irene Ethel Russ
1911–

Parents and Siblings

    John Walter Russ

    Male1858–1936Male

    Emma Sylvinia Little

    Female1868–1941Female

siblings

(15)

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 13

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 19

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Rouse .2 German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with hrōd ‘renown’.3 German (of Slavic origin): from Old Slavic rusu ‘reddish’, ‘blond’, hence a nickname or an ethnic name meaning ‘Russian’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Jesse J Russ in household of George B Russ, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Jesse Russ in entry for George Burton Russ, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Jesse Russ - Published information: birth-name: Jesse Russ

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